Pastime Paradise

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Stevie Wonder

Stevland Hardaway Morris (born May 13, 1950 as Stevland Hardaway Judkins), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, a child prodigy who developed into one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century. Blind since shortly a… more »

They've been spending most their lives Living in a pastime paradise
They've been spending most their lives Living in a pastime paradise
They've been wasting most their time Glorifying days long gone behind They've been wasting most their days
In remembrance of ignorance oldest praise 
Tell me who of them will come to be
How many of them are you and me Dissipation Race relations Consolation Segregation Dispensation Isolation Exploitation Mutilation Mutations Miscreation Confirmation, to the evils of the world 
They've been spending most their lives Living in a future paradise
They've been spending most their lives Living in a future paradise
They've been looking in their minds
For the day that sorrows gone from time
They keep telling of the day
When the savior of love will come to stay

Tell me who of them will come to be
How many of them are you and me Proclamation Of race relations Consolation Integration Verification
Of revelations Acclamation World salvation Vibrations Stimulation
Confirmation, to the peace of the world 
They've been spending most their lives Living in a pastime paradise
They've been spending most their lives Living in a pastime paradise
They've been spending most their lives Living in a future paradise
They've been spending most their lives Living in a future paradise
We've been spending too much of our lives Living in a pastime paradise

Let's start living our lives Living for the future paradise Praise to our lives Living for the future paradise Shame to anyone's lives Living in the pastime paradise

Written by: STEVIE WONDER

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Pastime Paradise